Research collaboration with scholars, institutions and research centers in Israel
The Israeli Inter-University Academic Partnership in Russian and East European Studies (IUAP) is an innovative institutional platform for sharing, exchanging and disseminating knowledge among Israel’s five leading Universities. With the support of the Humanities Fund (established by Yad Ha’Nadiv and the Council for Higher Education) the partnership provides funding and institutional basis for cross-disciplinary teaching, research and publication in East European studies in Israel. The partnership pools together academic resources from four universities and creates a wide and diverse community of scholars that enjoys the high-quality specialties of each university while broadening the study of this area.
The partnership offers several doctoral and post-doctoral fellowships each year thus providing an academic base for young scholars in the field as well as an opportunity to share their knowledge through teaching and presenting their work at a inter-disciplinary conferences.
Tel Aviv University's new Center for the Study of the United States in Partnership with the Fulbright Program's primary goal is designed to raise awareness about the political, economic, social and cultural ideas and institutions of the United States and their influence on various facets of Israeli life.
By harnessing the unmatched expertise of faculty and scholars representing a broad range of disciplines from Tel Aviv University, as well as abroad, the Center strives to instill a deeper level of understanding of the United States in all sectors of Israeli society and to become a permanent intellectual and educational fixture in the Israeli academic landscape.
As the first - and only - academic research center in Israel exclusively dedicated to the study of the United States, it is committed to a broad, diverse and multidisciplinary program of research and pedagogy that transcends any particular field.